Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions

Buy/Gift and Share Terms and Conditions

General

By completing and submitting the Buy Miles, Gift Miles or Share Miles program purchase form or by providing your credit card number for the purchase of AAdvantage miles, you acknowledge and accept the Terms and Conditions stated herein, as such Terms and Conditions may change, from time to time. As a Member, you acknowledge and accept that the purchase and use of AAdvantage miles are subject to the rules, regulations, terms and conditions of the AAdvantage program, published from time-to-time, and available at www.aa.com. AAdvantage program rules, regulations, terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.

American Airlines reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to approve or disapprove the participation of any AAdvantage member in the AAdvantage program's Buy Miles, Gift Miles or Share Miles programs.

By registering for this program, I hereby accept the Terms & Conditions of the AAdvantage program.

Your submission of a Buy Miles or Gift Miles purchase, or a Share Miles transfer form authorizes American Airlines, or its agent, to charge the credit card that you provided, for the number of AAdvantage miles purchased by such AAdvantage member. All charges for purchases and related handling fees for AAdvantage miles purchased through this website should appear on your monthly credit card statement. In the event of any mileage or financial discrepancy, payment calculations under shall be based upon data maintained by American or its agent.

The AAdvantage miles purchased through the Buy Miles or Gift Miles programs, or transferred through the Share Miles program will not expire, provided the person receiving miles earns or redeems miles at least once every eighteen (18) months.

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Buy Miles and Gift Miles

Buy Miles and Gift Miles Program

Transactions are nonrefundable and nonreversible. The miles successfully purchased usually post to the designated account right away, but please allow up to 8 hours for processing. Prices are in U.S. dollars and do not include taxes or the applicable per transaction processing charge. Miles purchased, shared or received as a gift do not count toward elite-status qualification. Members may purchase for themselves or receive as a gift, a maximum combined total of 150,000 AAdvantage® miles in a calendar year. AAdvantage accounts less than 30 days old are not permitted to Buy or Gift Miles. The miles purchased with the Buy Miles program and received with the Gift Miles program do not count towards AAdvantage Gold, AAdvantage Platinum, AAdvantage Platinum Pro, AAdvantage Executive Platinum or AAdvantage Million MilerSMSM status qualification. You can check your balance online by logging on to www.aa.com. Buy Miles or Gift Miles transactions are non-refundable, non-transferable and non-exchangeable. A confirmation email will be sent to the primary buyer/gifter and/or recipient using the email address(es) associated with the AAdvantage account(s) and any additional email address provided. If a transaction is voided or cancelled please note the funds were not charged to your credit card, however your credit card company may place a hold on the fund/credit for 24-72 hours. Please contact your card provider for more information. Other terms may apply.

Any AAdvantage miles purchased in excess of such amount will not be posted to the member's account, regardless of whether payment has been remitted for such AAdvantage miles, and American Airlines has no obligation to reimburse such remitted amounts. All AAdvantage miles are sold in US dollars.

ALL AMOUNTS CHARGED TO MEMBERS FOR THE PURCHASE OF MILES INLUDE U.S. FEDERAL EXCISE TAX (CURRENTLY SEVEN AND ONE-HALF PERCENT, 7.5%) AND ARE SUBJECT TO A TRANSACTION PROCESSING FEE. THE PER TRANSACTION PROCESSING FEE FOR THE PURCHASE OF MILES IS $30 (applies to Buying or Gifting miles). When purchasing miles, American will remit excise tax to the U.S. Government on behalf of the Member. Amounts charged also include Canadian GST/HST as applicable. All amounts paid by the Member under this Agreement are exclusive of other sales, use or privilege taxes, or tax-like charges, fees or similar liabilities.

Share Miles

Share Miles Program

Transactions are nonrefundable, nonreversible and non-exchangeable. AAdvantage accounts less than 30 days old are not permitted to Share miles. Using the Share Miles program, each AAdvantage member is limited to receiving no more than 200,000 AAdvantage miles, and may transfer no more than 200,000 AAdvantage miles out of their AAdvantage account in a calendar year. The miles successfully shared usually post to the designated account right away, but please allow up to 8 hours for processing. Any AAdvantage miles transferred in excess of such amount will not be posted to the member's account, regardless whether payment has been remitted for such AAdvantage miles, and American Airlines has no obligation to reimburse such remitted amounts. The miles transferred with the Share Miles program do not count towards AAdvantage Gold, AAdvantage Platinum, AAdvantage Platinum Pro, AAdvantage Executive Platinum or Million MilerSMSM status qualification. A confirmation email will be sent to primary buyer/gifter and/or recipient using the email address(es) associated with the AAdvantage account(s) and any additional email address provided. If a transaction is voided or cancelled please note the funds were not charged to your credit card, however your credit card company may the place a hold on the fund/credit for 24-72 hours. Please contact your card provider for more information.

The Mileage Transfer Cost is listed in US dollars.

ALL AMOUNTS CHARGED TO MEMBERS FOR THE SHARING OF MILES INCLUDE A TRANSACTION PROCESSING FEE OF $15. All amounts paid by the Member under this Agreement are exclusive of other sales, use or privilege taxes, or tax-like charges, fees or similar liabilities.